Board

NamePosition
Peter Geddes President
Michelle Graham Vice President
Vacancy Secretary
Marc Gilbert Treasurer
David Friend Board Member
Pippa Hanson Board Member
Donna Rooks Board Member
Brad Sykes Board Member

2021 BOARD OF MANAGEMENT

Peter Geddes

President

Peter is a life member, former Frankston & VFA captain, premiership player & Liston medalist.  He is a consultant who helps organisations build the capability of their people & culture.  He is relishing the opportunity to become involved and help re-build the club that is such a big part of his life.

Member of Board Executive

Focus on STRATEGY & GOVERNANCE

Michelle Graham

Vice President

Michelle is Director of Graham Quarries and after serving on local charity and MPNFL committees she now brings her business management experience to the club that her family has supported since her childhood.  Her aim is to support and grow the Frankston FC brand as a valuable pillar to our entire community.

Member of Board Executive

Focus on COMMERCIAL BUSINESS

Marc Gilbert

Treasurer

Marc is a past player who has maintained his passion for our club since the 1980’s. He is an accountant/financial planner who has assisted local businesses for the last 35 years and is now looking to apply his skills to support the club’s stability and evolution to help us grow to the Peninsulas premier sporting and community organisation.

Member of Board Executive 

Focus on FINANCE & RISK

David Friend

Membership & Merchandise

David is MD of Shared Services Solutions and focuses on engaging club members. He is a former membership GM for AFL Hawks & Saints & has also worked for A League Soccer, NRL clubs & Not for Profit clients.  He is committed to Frankston and is driven to establish the Dolphins as the best supported club in the VFL. 

Focus on CONSUMER BUSINESS

Pippa Hanson

Function Centre

Pippa is the CEO of The Sports injury Clinic and is also a popular Key Note Speaker, Business Advisor and Mentor.  She is involved in a range of business networks, community groups and sporting clubs and looks forward to assisting Frankston FC to build our Dolphin networks and become a great business.

Focus on FUNCTION CENTRE

Brad Sykes

Community

Brad Sykes played at Frankston in 2012-15 and in that time became involved in community sports (Syked For Sport).  He runs the FDJFL development program, has a passion for mental health and leads Brad Sykes Sports Consulting.  Brad is keen to re-engage our broad Peninsula community with the Dolphins in 2020 and beyond.

Focus on COMMUNITY

Donna Rooks

Relationships

Donna has 25 years of Business Development experience identifying strengths/weaknesses in client companies and driving a range of continuous improvement solutions.  She is currently General Manager of Site View Security and has also spent 28 years in a philanthropic role make a difference for local charities & sports clubs in our community.

Focus on PUBLIC RELATIONS

Jon Gahan

Football co-opted member

Jon is a former Frankston player with extensive playing & coaching experience and is a Senior Assistant Coach with the current VFL team.  Jon has had a successful 24-year sporting administration career holding senior positions in the golf industry including his current role as General Manager of The National Golf Club

Focus on FOOTBALL OPERATIONS.

Tim Bearup

Frankston City Council (Co-Opted)

Tim is the Manager Community Strengthening at Frankston Council which includes the Sports and Recreation portfolio.

He is committed to supporting the work of community groups and sporting clubs in building healthy communities.

Tim provides the supporting link between the Frankston City Council and the Frankston FC Board.

Focus on LOCAL MUNICIPAL LINKS